Month: August 2018

Karlati

Karlati

I don’t remember a time when Karl Stagno Navarra was not being chased by irate creditors. The man is a pathological liar but a very capable con artist. He disproves the notion that in a small island you can’t get away with a lifelong career in bullshitting people out of their goods or money. I …

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17-Black: Authorities informed who owns it 6 months ago. We still don’t know.

17-Black: Authorities informed who owns it 6 months ago. We still don’t know.

  Ana Gomes got an answer from the Latvian anti-money laundering agency who told her they shared with Malta’s authorities information about 17-Black six months ago. Emails on 17-Black that have been published show it is one of two companies committed to transfer millions into Keith Schembri and Konrad Mizzi’s Panama companies. Since these emails …

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France 24: Ali Sadr and other Iranians in name only

France 24: Ali Sadr and other Iranians in name only

New York-based journalist Denise Hassanzade Ajiri published a report on global news site France 24 about “Iranians in name only” who use nationalities of other countries to dodge US sanctions. Her story focuses on Ali Sadr Hasheminejad, born in Iran but who used his purchased St Kitts and Nevis nationality to do business in the …

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Magħtab fire being contained. Minister expects it under control this morning.

Magħtab fire being contained. Minister expects it under control this morning.

News of the Magħtab fire broke around 6.30am this morning. The plume of smoke now, three hours later, appears to be abating with reports it is now considerably less black than when it started. Minister Michael Farrugia tweeted the fire should be under control this morning. In the meantime, the central part of the island …

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